Letter to the Federation of Law Societies of Canada

12 December 2022
December 12, 2022

Intimate partner violence is a crucial topic that affects a lawyer’s practice regardless of their field. This is why NAWL submitted a letter to the Federation of Law Societies of Canada to demand that intimate partner violence education be included in the National Requirement. The National Requirement is a standard that determines whether law school graduates can be admitted to a law society in a Canadian common law province or territory. Our letter was submitted jointly with Luke’s Place.

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NAWL and Luke's Place Letter to Federation of Law Societies (1)
about NAWL
The National Association of Women and the Law is a not-for-profit feminist organization that promotes the equality rights of women through legal education, research and law reform advocacy.
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